Ark Country Store Newsletter
September 2012

Many thanks to those who attended the Ellis County Wildlife Expo in August! Many folks traveled to this event, helping make it our largest event ever.  A special thank you to our vendors, sponsors, and speakers!  Thank you for supporting the wildlife industry and Ark Country Store. We look forward to seeing you at this annual event in 2013!

The West Nile Virus has invaded Texas, so be sure to protect your animals with the West Nile Equine Vaccine, Mosquito Dunk, and Fly Control Spray. Our trained staff can answer any of your mosquito prevention questions.

Hunting season is here! Pick up your hunting and fishing licenses at Ark Country Store today. Speaking of the upcoming season, get ready for dove season with Mojo Dove Decoys! See our coupon at the end of the newsletter to get them for only $29.95.

straw hats Need a classic straw cowboy hat for the lease? Come by the store to get yours for only $10! 

Do you follow us on Facebook? 'Like' us here and stay updated on all our specials and sales! 

We appreciate your business!
Candice Jones
Ark Country Store      
Purina MEGA Horse Owner's Workshop & Tack Swap

Ark Country Store invites you to Purina's Horse Owner's Workshop on September 29th at the Cowtown Coliseum! This is a great event for all horse owners and lovers!  


In combination with the annual Tack Swap, come hear from the experts on nutritional solutions for your horse, problem solving horsemanship, and the latest in equine preventative health care.


Earn Savings, Give Back With Strategy

Thanks a billion. With your help, Purina Strategy horse feeds have been trusted to provide one billion feedings. As a thank you, Purina has pledged $125,000 in feed contributions to the Unwanted Horse Coalition and a Home for Every Horse, a program dedicated to finding homes through adoption and fostering for horses in need of care and shelter. So now Purina ...

Licensing of Dog and Cat Breeders

Starting September 1, 2012, certain types of dog and cat breeders will be required to be licensed in Texas. House Bill 1451, enacted in 2011 by the 82nd Legislature, requires breeders with 11 or more intact females to be licensed by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR). The Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation, TDLR's governing body, implemented this program by establishing ...

Protect Your Animals From West Nile Virus

Protect your horse from getting West Nile Virus. We offer the Equine West Nile vaccine, so give us a call to confirm we have it in stock. We also carry Mosquito Dunk for treating all standing water that is safe for fish and animals to drink.  You can also prevent the mosquitoes from reaching your animals with our variety of Fly Sprays ...

Ranch Management University - Livestock Management After Drought

Restocking after a drought can be a difficult call: Is the drought over? Is there enough forage to sustain cattle? What makes the most economic sense? The answers to these and other questions will be discussed at the Texas AgriLife Extension Service's Ranch Management University, scheduled Oct. 29-Nov. 2 at the G. Rollie White Visitor's Center on the Texas A ...

Tour Your Horse's Teeth

Equine teeth are perfectly designed to process tough roughage. A flip of your horse's lips gives you only a glimpse of the grass-nipping incisors at the front of the horse's mouth. You can't see the real dental workhorses: the molars that grind the fibrous roughage and hard grain kernels. Along with those 12 incisors (six up and six ...

Candice's Corner: Grassburs, What a Pain!

Grassburs are a PAIN (no pun intended). What are they exactly and how do you keep them from invading your lawn? Ark County Store offers a variety of pre-emergents and herbicides to keep you lawn free of grassburs. Our trained sales staff can help you choose the best product for your specific lawn application.  Read more below on how to apply pre-emergent herbicide to your lawn.
Field sandbur (grassbur) is a summer annual grassy weed that can be found in home lawns, sports fields, parks and along roadsides. This weed adapts especially to dry, sandy soils, but can be found growing in ...

The State Fair of Texas Arrives This Month!

For more than 125 years, the State Fair of Texas has been one of the biggest events in the state! This year it runs September 28th - October 21st at Fair Park in Dallas. For more information and event details please visit the fair website.

Contact Us
Ark Country Store is located in downtown Waxahachie.

209 South Highway 77
Waxahachie, TX 75165
Phone: 972-937-8860

Store Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Sunday

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Low Cost Vet Clinic  Sept 22, 2012
 1:00 - 2:30 pm  

Sept 29, 2012  
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Oct 11 - 13, 2012


Oct 29 - Nov 2 2012

Be sure to check the event calendar on our website for future store events!
Frequent Buyer Programs


Exclusive group

When you buy 8 bags of Purina Infinia, Purina Exclusive or Red Flannel pet food and you'll receive the 9th bag FREE!

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Would you like to receive coupons for the Purina feed you already buy? Sign up for the Purina Difference Rewards Program and you'll receive coupons quarterly!
Pond Boss Conference & Expo

Register now for the Pond Boss V Conference & Expo at Big Cedar Lodge in Missouri, scheduled October 11-13, 2012. Sponsored by Pond Boss Magazine, Pond Boss V provides an opportunity ...

Save  $10 on Purina 
Cattle Feeds!

When it comes to your cattle starter program you can see the difference Purina Great Starts makes! Come learn about the value of a Great Starts Cattle Feeding Program and SAVE $10 on your purchase of 10 bags or Tubs of Purina Cattle Starter Feeds. 
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Pet Photos
  Send us a photo of your pet and we'll post it on our website! Your pet may even be featured in our next month's newsletter! Cats, dogs, goats, chickens, & horses: we love 'em all! 


Ark Country Store is your one-stop-shop for hunting season! Get ready for dove season with a dove decoy.

Mojo Dove Decoys are only $29.95!


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Offer Expires Sept. 30, 2012 or while supplies last.